Definitions of abridge

The word abridge uses 7 letters: a, b, d, e, g, i, r

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Meanings of abridge

v. t. - To make shorter; to shorten in duration; to lessen; to diminish; to curtail; as, to abridge labor; to abridge power or rights.

v. t. - To shorten or contract by using fewer words, yet retaining the sense; to epitomize; to condense; as, to abridge a history or dictionary.

v. t. - To deprive; to cut off; -- followed by of, and formerly by from; as, to abridge one of his rights.

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